BVA Scholarship 2023-24

Note: Fields marked with an * are required.

BVA LogoThe Beirut Veterans of America is pleased to provide an opportunity for any college or trade-school student to apply for a $1,000 scholarship. Below are the details on eligibility and an online form for applications.

The application process opens on Friday November 10 and all applications must be submitted by January 31, 2024. Scholarships will be awarded by May 1, 2024.

All Scholarships awarded will be in compliance with rules for Public Charities as established by the Internal Revenue Service. 

Personal Contact Information
School Information
(Please include number of years participation)
Application Information
Name and State
Month and Year
Membership or affiliation in BVA is not required, but a point may be awarded for BVA Members, Beirut Veterans or the Next of Kin of those US Service Personnel who perished in Lebanon.
If applicable please include Name and BVA member number.

Describe the attack on Marine Barracks, Beirut Lebanon on Oct 23, 1983, its impact on history and its influence around the world. * Note: Please do NOT make any reference to personal connections to BVA in your essay; any reference to a personal connection in the essay will be redacted or edited by the BVA. You may include this information in the personal story should you desire.

Why is this scholarship important to you and how will it assist you in your future goals?
I agree to provide supporting documentation as requested and if a Scholarship is received, documentation supporting expenses will be provided if requested. I certify that all the information contained in this application is true and correct to the best of my knowledge. *
Human Validation